Diablo Cody writing Young Adult

Juno team reunite!

Juno scribe Diablo Cody has confirmed her next project will be the comedy Young Adult.

Mandate Pictures has optioned rights to the Diablo Cody screenplay, which will be produced by Cody, Mason Novick and Lianne Halfon and Russell Smith of John Malkovich’s Mr. Mudd shingle.

The plot for the film is being kept under wraps however this will be the second collaboration for Mandate and Cody:

“We are so excited to be entrusted with another Diablo Cody original,” said Mandate’s president Nathan Kahane. “Working with producers like the Mudds and Mason makes our job very easy.”